FAQ

Where does the event take place?

Gardabags takes place in Riva del Garda Congress Centre in via Parco Lido.


What are the dates and opening times of the exhibition?

January 15th from 9:00 a.m to 8:00 p.m

January 16th and 17th from 9:00 to 6.00 p.m

June 18th from 9:00 to 4 p.m


Who can visit the exhibition?

Entry to the fair is limited to Italian and overseas organised distribution: large warehouses; hyper-markets; buying groups; online sales; chains of shops; large organised retail; wholesalers and importers; small chains and Italian and foreign retail. 


How can I obtain a pass to get into the fair?

In order to visit Gardabags, all you need to do is fill in the on-line registration form. 

Once completed, you will receive a free entry ticket by e-mail. Print it for direct access to the exhibition halls. The ticket is valid for the entire duration of the event, is valid for one person only and is not transferrable. 


How do I get to the fair?

You will find all the information you need by following this link


Which airport is nearest to Riva del Garda?

Verona Villafranca, which is about 80 km away.

Gardabags offers a shuttle service for exhibitors and visitors for a small charge, from the main airports (Verona, Milano Linate, Milano Malpensa, Bergamo) to the exhibition centre. 


How can I book a hotel?

We suggest that you contact Gardabags’s own in-house travel agency, Rivatour, who will be able to offer you a wide selection of hotels especially chosen for you. 


Are children allowed to enter?

Children from the age of 13 to 17 may only enter if accompanied by an adult, whereas those over 18 years of age may register as a visitor.